Cold Days

February 13, 2014

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This winter has been one to remember - not only has there been a lot of snow and extreme cold - but the Wauwatosa School District closed for three days due to dangerously cold weather conditions. “It has been unusual to be calle...

EYouth Visits Tosa West

October 1, 2013

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Members of the Egyptian organization EYouth visited Wauwatosa West on the morning of September 30th to talk about civic education in Egypt and America. The visit was organized in part by the US State Department. Five members...

Wednesday April 24 Bomb Threat

April 29, 2013

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Due to a bomb threat discovered inside a Wauwatosa West bathroom Tuesday, administrators made attendance on Wednesday, April 24th optional. Despite the threat, no bomb was discovered to indicate an actual plot. Before school...

Citizens Question Milwaukee Police at Protests

November 29, 2012

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With signs reading “Chief Flynn has got 2 go,” citizens of Milwaukee Protest against the Chief of the Milwaukee Police Department on the afternoon of November 18. Led by Khalil Coleman, these rallies are organized to get Flynn...

New Start Times

May 8, 2012

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Concluding an episode that had left teachers and students worried over school start time changes, the Wauwatosa School Board voted Monday to standardize all school start times. On Monday, May 7, the board adopted a new schedul...

Leah Rogers-First at State

May 1, 2012

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Saturday morning at Ripon College was not what one would expect from a state Forensics meet. Amidst the anxious rehearsal of speeches and performances, a surprisingly relaxed atmosphere penetrated the halls of the small college....

7:40 or 8:00?

April 26, 2012

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Under a new proposal to be voted on by the school board on May 7, school start and end times around the district could change. During the 2011-2012 school year, the schedule has been 8:00 to 3:07. Originally, district Super...

The First Annual Wauwatosa All City Band Festival

April 21, 2012

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On Wednesday, April 18th, the Wauwatosa West band joined several other schools in the First Annual Wauwatosa All City Band Festival, performed inside the State Fair’s Exposition Center Wauwatosa West performed alongside bands from...

Multicultural Fair

April 3, 2012

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At 6:00 on Thursday, March 29th, Wauwatosa West High School's second annual Multicultural Fair began. Throughout the night, visitors learned about the cultural heritage of West students. Some students like senior Zaina Lalk, manned ...

Band Program Receives Grant

March 29, 2012

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On March 28th, the Wauwatosa West band program was given a $2,000 grant at the new Best Buy Mobile store in Mayfair Mall. Director Guy Kammerer, along with drum majors Brian Condon and Amelia Forsmo, attended the presentation. The gr...

Parent-Teacher Conferences

March 2, 2012

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On Tuesday the 21st of February, and now on Thursday, March 1st at west, the staff held parent-teacher conferences. The conferences are a chance for parents to catch up with what goes on in their child’s classroom, beyond ...

Locks of Love at West

February 2, 2012

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Locks of Love is an organization through which students can donate hair to children with long-term hair loss. Here at West, we have our own group, led by students Jenna Engel and Taylor Keaton. Last Friday, January 27th, at 8 A. M., t...